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  • Taking Doorknobs From High-Touch to Hands-Free

    Posted on Jun 18, 2020 in:
    • Maintain
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    Swapping out doorknobs is an easy DIY project that can help you minimize transmission in a pandemic and give you flexibility when you simply have your hands full.
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  • Is an Open Floorplan the Answer for You?

    Posted on Jun 11, 2020 in:
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    Most of the time, opening up your floor plan means that you need to remove a wall to improve the overall flow of the room. Start by identifying key benefits and determining the remodel scope and budget.
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  • Finding Potential Home Energy Savings

    Posted on Jun 4, 2020 in:
    • Maintain
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Homeowners
    Understanding where energy is being used, or wasted, in your home can add up to potential savings and better indoor air quality.
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  • Keeping Your Home Remodel Safe During COVID-19

    Posted on May 28, 2020 in:
    • Build
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Remodel
    • Homeowners
    Here’s a roundup of some of the rules surrounding residential construction now that builders are able to resume some projects under the Governor’s Phase 1 Construction Restart.
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  • Keeping Your Wood Fence Beautiful and Functional

    Posted on May 21, 2020 in:
    • Maintain
    • Seattle Times HomeWork
    • Homeowners
    Ways to maintain your wood fence and spot the telltale signs that it may need to be replaced.
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